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Pennsylvania Angler & Boater Magazine
May / June 2013
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Feature articles
Fishing Mountain Streams with Minnows by Vic Attardo
Paddle Streams of Northwest Pennsylvania by Darl Black
Paddling “The Other” Youghiogheny by Ben Moyer
Ride-in Fishing by John Allen
Pennsylvania Shad Fishing by John Punola
Best Pumpkinseed and Bluegill Lakes of Northwestern Pennsylvania by Marilyn Black
Stand-up Paddleboarding—Floating, Fishing and Fun by Carl Haensel
Let ‘em Catch Bait by Bob and Linda Steiner
Pre-Season Motor Maintenance by Alex Zidock Jr.
Letting the Wind do the Work by Mike Bleech
The Incredible Sinking Soft Stickbait by Jeff Knapp
Do-it-yourself Fish Finder by Ross Robertson
Special features
Tying it Together: Teaching Children the Art of Fly Tying by Christian Shane
Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission Mentored Youth Trout Day
Share the Knowledge, Fish for Free by Jennifer Bilott
Satisfaction in a Different Opening Day Experience: The Trout Angler Count by Michael Kaufmann
Recap of 2012 Pennsylvania Boating Fatalities by Ryan C. Walt
Life on the Edge: Pennsylvania’s Endangered Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake by Christopher A. Urban
Regular features
Straight Talk by Executive Director John A. Arway
Tying the Laid Back Hex by Charles R. Meck
Your Fishing Field Guide by Carl Haensel
Notes from the Stream
Reflecting on the Water by Ron Kuhn
Angler’s Notebook by Jerry Bush
Fishin’ from the Kitchen by Wayne Phillips
Cast & Caught
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A kayaker caught this chain pickerel while fishing Lake Minisink, Pike County. This photograph won Best in Show and first place in the Anglers and Boaters category of the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission 2012 Photography Contest. Photo by Linda C. Grafius.
In this edition, we conclude our series of limited-edition Ned Smith prints with the American shad. For more information about Ned Smith, visit the Ned Smith Center’s website at
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